James Brian Marian

Lecturer in Real Estate Development


  • Real Estate Development
  • School of Landscape Architecture and Planning
James Marian

Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial real estate sales and brokerage
  • Real estate development
  • Real estate finance and investment
  • Real estate industry ethics
  • Real estate valuation and analysis


  • Master of Real Estate, Columbia College
  • BSBA in Marketing, The University of Arizona


James Marian teaches real estate finance, manages capstone projects and student internships and helps develop CAPLA's Master of Real Estate Development program.

News, Research and Projects

Arizona Daily Star spread: 1980s

MRED Students Research 50 Years of Commercial Real Estate Development in Tucson for Arizona Daily Star

When Arizona Daily Star reporter Gabriela Rico sought to put together a “visual trip down memory lane” of Tucson’s commercial real estate development over the last five decades, she turned to students in the Master of Real Estate Development program at the University of Arizona to lead the research.